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Origin and Meaning of Locksley

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  • A user from United Kingdom says the name Locksley is of Anglo-Saxon origin and means "Clearing in the woods".
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Notable Persons Named Locksley

Slide Hampton is a jazz and hard bop musician, bandleader, composer, arranger, educator, trombonist, and trombone. He plays Trombone and Flugelhorn. He was most prominent from 1950 to present. Slide was given the name Locksley Wellington Hampton on April 21st, 1932.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Locksley

Mike was born on December 25th, 1969 in Washington, D.C.


Robin of Locksley is an outlaw, former, sheriff's deputy, and sheriff of nottingham.


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Popularity of Locksley as a last name

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Fun Facts about the name Locksley

  • How Popular is the name Locksley? Locksley is the 94,809th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Locksley have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Locksley in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Locksley? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 2013 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Locksley first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Locksley is Monday, July 10th, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Locksley born? The highest recorded use of the first name Locksley was in 2013 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Locksley: Your name in reverse order is Yelskcol. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cselloyk. How do you pronounce that?

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Past life for Locksley born Jul 19, 1974

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-Central approximately on 1475. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, and executor of sacrifices.

You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy. You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition - is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.

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